AI can help spot when correlation does mean causation

Long Read

New Artificial Intelligence (AI) tech has been developed that can merge overlapping and incomplete medical datasets to determine which variables are causative. How artificial intelligence tackles establishing causation from correlation The technique, developed by Babylon Health, could breathe new life into old or incomplete datasets after proving its...

What neuroscientists are learning about our brains in space by launching themselves into zero gravity flight

Deep Dive

More than 500 people have travelled into space to date and, while we know a little about how life without gravity affects our physical health, we know almost nothing about how it affects our minds. So, my colleagues and I have been launching ourselves, rigs of equipment and...

Lego Braille bricks help visually impaired children learn

Long Read

Lego has revealed its newest line of building blocks - however, these are a bit a different. The new Braille-based design aims to help visually impaired children learn the language. Your browser does not support the video tag. Lego revealed the new line at the Sustainable Brands Conference...